• Throbbing clubs pump €1.5 billion into Berlin

    Throbbing clubs pump €1.5 billion into Berlin

    Berlin is something of a paradox, with a bevy of Europe's coolest clubs and trendiest people nestled in a city that can otherwise look shabby and down-at-heel. But a study published Thursday found the city's status as a Mecca of party tourism is a...

  • 'Touching' Gauguin masterpiece to go under hammer in Paris

    'Touching' Gauguin masterpiece to go under hammer in Paris

    An early masterpiece by artist Paul Gauguin - which has only been seen in public twice in nearly 140 years - will be auctioned in Paris next month. "Pissarro's Garden" is a touching tribute to the older Impressionist master, Camille Pissarro,...

  • Watch: The Female Cairo (ARTE)

    Watch: The Female Cairo (ARTE)

    A group of young Egyptian women cycle around the city to distribute hot meals during Ramadan, to the poorest inhabitants of the city. They want to serve society - but also to change society's attitudes.

  • Beauty and the Beast live-to-film

    Beauty and the Beast live-to-film

    The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing to the live action film Beauty and the Beast this Saturday. The well-loved music soundtrack will be performed as the original Disney 2017 film unfolds on the big screen.   The critically...

  • Kids dig out circuits

    Kids dig out circuits

    Circuits are usually left unnoticed throughout the layman’s day yet they’re hidden in very plain sight. Circuits are everywhere, whether phones, washing machines or even in our own bodies.  And Kids Dig Science wants to teach children the how, why...

  • Nico Darmanin in concert

    Celebrate an unforgettable Valentine’s Day with your loved one at tenor Nico Darmanin’s upcoming big band swing concert in the magnificent Grand Salon of the National Museum of Archaeology in Valletta on today, tomorrow and on Saturday at 8pm. The...

  • Clay inspirations

    Clay inspirations

    As part of ongoing national efforts to promote vocational education and training (VET), the Ministry of Education and Employment is holding an exhibition dedicated to clay sculpture modelling. Titled Il-Ħolma Ssir Realtà (the dream becomes...

  • EuroMillions Superdraw jackpot jumps to €164m and someone from Malta could win it

    If you thought huge lottery prizes can only be won in the United States, there is some interesting news for you. Europe’s biggest lottery, the EuroMillions, is offering a jackpot prize of €164,000,000 in its upcoming draw on Friday, February 15.

  • Watch: The new crisis in Argentina (ARTE)

    Watch: The new crisis in Argentina (ARTE)

      Argentina's 2001 bankruptcy is still fresh in the minds of its citizens. And many are still living with the consequences. Inflation that could reach up to 48% this year in Argentina. Its currency has lost 50% of its value, and has a loan to the...

  • A piano and synth concert

    A piano and synth concert

    Through an innovative type of concert for traditional acoustic piano and synthesiser, composer Leonardo Barilaro describes the sea as metaphor and symbol of our life path. The pieces played in SeaSharp explore, at different levels, the cycles and...

  • My funny Valentine

    My funny Valentine

    Award-winning British soprano and vocal coach Kateriana Fenech tomorrow sings an array of musical genres in this lovingly titled intimate vocal showcase at Palazzo De La Salle, Valletta. With over two decades of experience, Fenech has chosen some...

  • This week at the cinema - February 13, 2019

    This week at the cinema - February 13, 2019

    Destroyer (2018)Genre: Crime dramaDirector: Karyn KusamaStarring: Nicole Kidman, Sebastian Stan, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany, Bradley Whitford, Jade PettyjohnDuration: 121 minutesClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd An almost unrecognisable Nicole Kidman...

  • Romantic tours at Palazzo Falson

    Romantic tours at Palazzo Falson

    Learn about everything from traditional Maltese weddings to the myths surrounding the chastity belt during special tours of Palazzo Falson in Mdina tomorrow at noon and 3pm. The palazzo is the former home of Olof Frederick Gollcher, son of a...

  • A timeless embrace

    A timeless embrace

    Although we may believe that our ancient human ancestors were very different from us, their fundamental physiological and psychological needs would have been quite similar. This is gracefully expressed in the prehistoric miniature figure of The...

  • Watch: A Brexit special (ARTE)

    Watch: A Brexit special (ARTE)

      As its exit from the European Union approaches, Tracks says goodbye to the United Kingdom, featuring artist Grayson Perry.  

  • Theatre spectacular of Cats

    Theatre spectacular of Cats

    Hoi Polloi Theatre Productions presents a new theatre spectacular of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s world famous musical, Cats, which tells the story of a tribe of cats called the Jellicles who meet on one special night each year to celebrate who they are.

  • Acrobat gets stage adaptation

    Acrobat gets stage adaptation

    Agnes Moon’s feel-good romantic comedy The Acrobat (Blood Ties) is being staged by Unifaun Theatre Productions for the first time in Malta this month. The play, adapted for the stage by Adrian Buckle, follows the rags to riches story of a...

  • Scientific notes

    Scientific notes

    Leonardo Barilaro is behind a ‘groundbreaking’ concert, which will bring together traditional acoustic piano and electronic synthesiser. He tells Stephanie Fsadni more about his music, reflections and lifelong aspirations. An Italian aerospace...

  • Experience Disney’s romantic musical live to film at MFCC

    Experience Disney’s romantic musical live to film at MFCC

    In a unique, symphonic cinema event, Disney’s 2017 romantic musical fantasy film Beauty and the Beast will be screened on Saturday, February 16 at 6.30pm on a big screen at the Malta Fairs and Conventions Centre, Attard, accompanied by the Malta...

  • Join a discussion on issues raised by the film Gravity

    Join a discussion on issues raised by the film Gravity

    Alfonso Cuarón’s 2013 sci-fi thriller Gravity will be screened at St James Cavalier Cinema, Valletta, tomorrow at 7pm, followed by a discussion on issues raised by the film as part of the ĊineXjenza programme of events. The film plot centres on...